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Dress Code

The following is our guide to appropriate clothing and hair for dance classes . We welcome students of all gender identities and gender expressions . Dancers are free to wear what best matches their gender identity . We have chosen these attire expectations with everyone ’ s safety and comfort as our top priority . If you have any questions , please ask your teacher .
ALL CLASSES : No jewelry is to be worn in class . No loose fitting garments are to be worn over leotards . Please label all attire and shoes . Hair is to be worn in a bun , ponytail , and off the face at all times for all classes .

Early Years

Tiny Tots & Tippy Toes :
• Comfortable clothes , bare feet or ballet shoes , leotard and tights are optional
Ballet Tap Combo :
• Solid color leotard , tights and ballet shoes that most closely match the dancer ’ s skin tone
• Solid color shirt , black pants
• Black tap shoes ( Please no laces . Replace with elastic tap ties or Velcro .)
Pre-Hip Hop :
• Comfortable clothes and black athletic shoes Acro :
• Form fitting dance attire : black leggings , mid-thigh shorts , leotard , form fitting tank / t-shirt , no long sleeves

Ballet

• Hair is to be worn in bun and off the face
• Solid color leotard , tights and ballet shoes that most closely match the dancer ’ s skin tone
• Solid color shirt , black bottoms , ballet shoes
• Short dance skirts may be worn only at the discretion of the teacher

Modern

• Solid color leotard , convertible footless or stirrup tights
• Solid color shirt , black bottoms , bare feet
• No shoes worn for class

Hip Hop

• Athletic clothing granting movement and clean athletic shoes
• No Jeans

Jazz

• Solid color leotard , tights or black leggings
• Solid color shirt , black bottoms
• Tan jazz shoes : Level 1 & 2
• Black jazz shoes : Level 3 & up
• Dance shorts may be worn at the discretion of the teacher

Tap

• Solid color leotard , tights or black leggings
• Solid color shirt , black bottoms
• Black tap shoes ( Tap 3 & up black tap oxford )
• Dance shorts may be worn at the discretion of the teacher
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